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Old 07-10-2013, 01:57 PM
wildbill wildbill is offline
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Default Re: Need some bass pedal help...Yamaha

Originally Posted by joshvibert View Post
So I played the Flying Dragon today and it's pretty quick, but I heard some clicking and figured out what it is: basically I'm outrunning the pedal and the click is the sound of my foot hitting the board to push it down again while it's moving back up.

Pretty sure that's the bottom of the chain where it meets the very front of the pedal when that happens.

I think the only way around it is to switch out the chain for a belt. You still can out run the pedal, but a belt will be quieter.

Direct drive will take care of it too, but it requires a new pedal, unless someone's prepared to do major modifications.
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